hunting http://nhpr.org en Deadline Approaches For Moose Hunt Lottery http://nhpr.org/post/deadline-approaches-moose-hunt-lottery <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The deadline is approaching to enter New Hampshire's moose permit lottery. &nbsp;</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp; &nbsp; Entries are due Friday, May 30. &nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;The state is offering permits to 124 winners for this year's moose hunt, which runs from Oct. 18-26. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Last year's statewide hunter success rate for moose was 64 percent. &nbsp;</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Winners will be selected through a computerized random drawing and announced on Friday, June 20. Mon, 26 May 2014 14:43:44 +0000 Associated Press 49175 at http://nhpr.org Deadline Approaches For Moose Hunt Lottery Funding Fish And Game http://nhpr.org/post/funding-fish-and-game <p>This agency does much more than serve hunters and anglers, it’s also involved in search and rescue, land conservation, and habitat management.&nbsp; Despite all these responsibilities, hunting and fishing license fees are the main revenue source. Now, some in the Statehouse are taking hard look expanding that base - to hikers, canoers, and the many others who enjoy the great outdoors.</p><p><strong><u>GUESTS:</u></strong></p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 The Exchange 45991 at http://nhpr.org Funding Fish And Game Fish And Game To Offer Free Turkey Hunting Workshop http://nhpr.org/post/fish-and-game-offer-free-turkey-hunting-workshop <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A free workshop covering the basics of hunting wild turkeys is being held by the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department next month in </span>Holderness<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;</span></div><div>&nbsp;Dave Priebe, a hunter education instructor and Quaker Boy Turkey Calls pro staff member, will cover the basics of turkey hunting, turkey calling and turkey hunting safety at the event on Saturday, April 19. The workshop takes place from 9 a.m. to noon at the Owl Brook Hunter Education Center. Sun, 30 Mar 2014 17:36:43 +0000 Associated Press 45876 at http://nhpr.org Kuster: Give Tax Deductions To Hunters Who Donate Game http://nhpr.org/post/kuster-give-tax-deductions-hunters-who-donate-game <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">&nbsp;</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">New Hampshire U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster says hunters who donate wild game to food banks should be eligible for a tax deduction to cover the costs of processing.</p><p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 13:51:36 +0000 Associated Press 40637 at http://nhpr.org Kuster: Give Tax Deductions To Hunters Who Donate Game Crow Hunting In New Hampshire http://nhpr.org/post/crow-hunting-new-hampshire <p>They eat your crops, they scold you from the treetops, they prey on songbirds.&nbsp; Experts consider the crow, which can use tools and recognize human faces, one of the smartest birds. &nbsp;And while many people don’t know it, crows are also hunted in NH. Wed, 11 Sep 2013 17:25:05 +0000 Sean Hurley 34066 at http://nhpr.org Crow Hunting In New Hampshire Record Hunting Season Means Good Business For Taxidermists http://nhpr.org/post/record-hunting-season-means-good-business-taxidermists <p>For taxidermists like Rick Bewersdorf, business is booming.</p><p>"We're hoping for anywhere from 20 to 40 deer heads this year," said Bewersdorf, who has a workshop in a barn in Nashua. "We've already got seven full mount bear in with some rugs."</p><p>Rifle season for whitetail deer began only a&nbsp;couple of weeks ago.&nbsp;But already, wildlife officials say the state has topped its record for registered deer kills &nbsp;compared to the previous nine years.</p><p>That's good news for taxidermists.</p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 22:41:28 +0000 Sheryl Rich-Kern 17626 at http://nhpr.org Record Hunting Season Means Good Business For Taxidermists Lead in Hunting Ammo and Fishing Tackle http://nhpr.org/post/lead-hunting-ammo-and-fishing-tackle <p><strong>EarthTalk®<br>E - The Environmental Magazine</strong></p><p><br><strong><u>Dear EarthTalk</u>: What's the big deal about lead in hunting ammunition and fishing tackle? If an animal is going to die anyway, it's not going to get lead poisoning, right?&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong></p> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 18:21:50 +0000 EarthTalk 15150 at http://nhpr.org Lead in Hunting Ammo and Fishing Tackle Thrown to the Wolves... http://nhpr.org/post/thrown-wolves <p>A collision of science, faith and public policy that does not involve contraception… We discuss the push and pull over a bill that would authorize wolf-hunting in Wisconsin.</p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 15:52:40 +0000 Virginia Prescott 2612 at http://nhpr.org Thrown to the Wolves... Going Gourmet with Game http://nhpr.org/post/going-gourmet-game <p>Turns out, Field and Stream has a food editor.</p> Tue, 17 Jan 2012 16:55:24 +0000 Virginia Prescott 1433 at http://nhpr.org Going Gourmet with Game A Different Look At What It Means To Be A New Hampshire Native http://nhpr.org/post/different-look-what-it-means-be-new-hampshire-native <p>&nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: &quot;Palatino&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 13.5pt;">I have done a lot of things in New Hampshire.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Wed, 07 Dec 2011 16:01:28 +0000 Lois Shea 794 at http://nhpr.org